This article was originally published on February 3, 2023, and was updated on March 30, 2023, to reflect the latest information.
March 30, 2023, Update: The government of Malaysia will extend eVisa options and the use of the MYVisa system to all nationalities that require a visa in order to enter Malaysia.
eVisas can be obtained as a Single-Entry Visa (SEV) or a Multiple Entry Visa (MEV). For additional information on the application process, check here.
Original Post From February 3, 2023:
- Malaysia has introduced a digital option for foreign nationals to apply for a Multiple Entry Visa (MEV) for business, tourism, and medical purposes
The government of Malaysia introduced a digital option for foreign nationals to apply for a Multiple Entry Visa (MEV). The online service allows applicants to apply for an MEV for business, tourism, and medical purposes.
eVisa MEV services will not be available to foreign nationals who seek entry into Malaysia for the purpose of receiving endorsement on a Long-Term employment pass type.
To qualify, applicants must provide proof of a letter of invitation issued by a local entity that will sponsor the employee’s travel. For further information on qualification requirements and the application process, check here.
What are the Changes?
On January 20, 2023, the government of Malaysia launched a digital service to issue an MEV for all foreign nationals that require a visa to enter Malaysia for business, tourism, or medical treatment.
Continue to check the government of Malaysia’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: The Immigration Department of Malaysia